Iraqi Police Capture Another 'Top 55' Former Regime Member
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2004 Iraqi police captured another of the 55 most wanted members of Iraq's former regime today in Baghdad.
The police force's emergency response unit arrested Muhammad Zimam abd al- Razzaq al-Sadun, No. 41 on the Iraqi "Top 55" most wanted list, at about 2 p.m. local time (6 a.m. EST) in a home in Baghdad's Saydea district. He was hiding in an upstairs room, a Combined Joint Task Force 7 news release reported.
The arrest followed an Iraqi police investigation and a series of coordinated raids.A former Baath Party regional chairman, al-Sadun was turned over to coalition officials and is being held at an undisclosed location, the news release said.